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05 Feb 2016

Oral supplementation with multiple micronutrients, iron, and folic acid during pregnancy improve birth outcome among women in low-and middle-income countries where micronutrient deficiencies are prevalent. This should replace single nutrient iron and folic acid supplementation, a recent review has shown. 

01 Mar 2014
Acute rhinosinusitis is caused by various microorganisms. This study looks into the most prevalent pathogen causing this disease.
01 May 2014

Swollen red cheeks and gums, irritability and restlessness are all signs a baby could be experiencing the painful process of teething.

Kavitha G. Shekar, 14 Jun 2016
The incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1D) was found to be higher in juvenile idiopathic arthritis patients (JIA) compared with the general population, said German researchers at the European League Against Rheumatism Annual Congress (EULAR 2016) held in London, UK.

Countering the menace of the common cold with zinc

13 Jun 2017
 The common cold is one of the most widespread illness and is a leading cause of visits to the doctor and absenteeism from school and work. While many may see it as merely a harmless inconvenience, the significant repercussions it brings, especially among children cannot be denied. MIMS JPOG recently spoke to Associate Professor Datin Dr Asmiati Abd Hamid to gain her perspectives on the role of zinc and vitamin C in treating paediatric common cold to reduce morbidity and economic losses attributed to the condition.

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Most Read Articles
05 Feb 2016

Oral supplementation with multiple micronutrients, iron, and folic acid during pregnancy improve birth outcome among women in low-and middle-income countries where micronutrient deficiencies are prevalent. This should replace single nutrient iron and folic acid supplementation, a recent review has shown. 

01 Mar 2014
Acute rhinosinusitis is caused by various microorganisms. This study looks into the most prevalent pathogen causing this disease.
01 May 2014

Swollen red cheeks and gums, irritability and restlessness are all signs a baby could be experiencing the painful process of teething.

Kavitha G. Shekar, 14 Jun 2016
The incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1D) was found to be higher in juvenile idiopathic arthritis patients (JIA) compared with the general population, said German researchers at the European League Against Rheumatism Annual Congress (EULAR 2016) held in London, UK.